If you’re injured in a motorcycle accident caused by the negligence of another driver, you may be entitled to recover compensation for your damages. It’s important that you act quickly after suffering a motorcycle accident injury.
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Our legal system protects individuals who have been injured by the negligent actions of another. In these situations, you may be able to recover compensation for your damages through a personal injury lawsuit. Take our quiz below to find out whether you may have a valid case.
At Johnson & Biscone, we’ve been fighting for the rights of injured victims in the Oklahoma City area for more than 40 years. We are committed to providing you with the aggressive legal…Read Full Post
Truck accidents are a serious problem in Oklahoma. Each year, thousands of truck accidents occur, resulting in many serious injuries and fatalities. The infographic below highlights some of the statistics regarding the impact of these collisions throughout the state.
If you’ve been injured in a truck accident caused by the negligence of another driver, you may be entitled to…Read Full Post
Due to the lack of protection afforded by motorcycles, catastrophic injuries often occur in the event of a collision. Therefore, it’s crucial that you take the steps necessary to reduce your risk of a motorcycle accident.
The attorneys at Johnson & Biscone have witnessed first-hand the devastation caused by motorcycle accidents. We hope the following tips will help you stay safe when cruising the open road on your bike.
Wear the Proper Safety Gear
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As someone who fights for Oklahoma’s working people every day, I am concerned about a workers’ compensation bill making its way through the Legislature.
A provision in House Bill 2367 would require doctors treating people with workers’ compensation claims to follow what are called official disability guidelines, or ODGs.
Mandated ODGs dictate what treatments doctors can use for their patients. If physicians go against the ODG in their patient’s best interests, their recommended procedure can be denied.
The only group that benefits from mandatory use of ODGs are insurance companies that always look for reasons to deny claims. If this provision passes, half of all…Read Full Post
Truck accident cases are much more complicated than claims associated with other types of motor vehicle accidents. There are numerous federal and state laws which govern the trucking industry, and multiple agencies are responsible for ensuring these laws are followed properly. In addition, multiple parties may play a role in causing the truck accident. This can make determining liability a difficult task.
Due to the complex nature of these cases, it is crucial that you work with an experienced truck accident lawyer who can make sure your rights are protected. The attorneys at Johnson & Biscone have been handling truck accident claims…Read Full Post
If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you may be considering filing a lawsuit to recover compensation for your damages. While you should certainly pursue compensation from all negligent parties, it’s important for you to understand that car accident lawsuits are a long, complicated process.
We’ve created the following slide presentation to explain the legal process for auto accident claims in detail. The best way for you to find out whether you have a case is to speak with our lawyers in person. During your complimentary initial consultation, we’ll discuss your claim, answer any questions you may have and advise you…Read Full Post
All Oklahoma employers are legally required to carry workers’ compensation. This insurance system covers medical bills and other expenses for employees who are hurt on the job. Find out if you’re eligible to receive help with the costs associated with your injuries.
Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses
Every seven seconds, a worker is injured on the job. Common workplace injuries include:…Read Full Post
Velma believed she was eligible for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). But the government denied her claim.
Even when she asked for a reconsideration, she couldn’t get what she deserved.
Her story isn’t unusual: About two-thirds of people who apply for SSDI benefits are rejected by the Social Security Administration (SSA). The denial rate increases to about 85 percent on the second attempt.
Besides the long odds, the appeals process is tedious and difficult. Velma realized she needed help, so she called me and my team at Johnson & Biscone.
She soon learned how helpful and responsive Johnson…Read Full Post
If you’ve been injured due to the negligent actions of another, you may be able to file a personal injury lawsuit in order to recover compensation for your damages. When facing costly medical bills and lost wages due to missing work while you heal, a personal injury settlement can be a crucial way to stay financially afloat during this difficult time in your life.
The personal injury process can be long and complex. By understanding the steps involved, the process can seem much less stressful and overwhelming. Below is an explanation of the potential steps associated with a personal injury claim. Depending on the specifics of your case, it…Read Full Post
For the second straight year, attorney Joseph C. Biscone was recognized on the 2019 Best Lawyers in America list for workers' compensation law. Joe has proven time and again he's one of the best in the country thanks to his tireless work ethic and ability to win cases for clients. Congratulations on this tremendous honor!Read Full Post